Top 10 Most Dangerous Terrorists Housed atGuantanamo Bay Prison
The terrorists held at the Guantanamo Bay prison are neither nameless nor faceless, and they are notcommon criminals. They are some of the world’s most cold-blooded terrorists who have dedicated most of their livesto killing Americans and our allies. In short, they are some of the most dangerous men in the world.Following are the top 10 most dangerous terrorists held at Guantanamo Bay prison. The decision wasrecently made to close the facility without a backup plan, meaning these terrorists will be shipped out of isolation andpotentially into American communities. After reading the short biographies of these 10 terrorists, are these really thekind of men we want to import into the United States?
Khalid Sheikh Muhammad
The mastermind of the 9/11 attacks, as well as several subsequent plots against American andWestern targets worldwide. Masterminded a 2003 plot to smuggle explosives into New York andtarget gas stations, railroad tracks, and a bridge.
Formerly al-Qaeda’s operations chief for SouthEast Asia; helped plan the first Bali bombings in2002 that killed more than 200. Had longstanding ties to al Qaeda senior operative Khalid SheikhMuhammad.
Recruited by Osama Bin Laden to be one of al Qaeda’s senior travel facilitators. Oversaw the‘Khaldeen group’ camp used to train three of the 9/11 hijackers. At the time of his capture, he wasattempting to organize a terrorist attack on Israel.
Ahmed Khalfan Ghailani
One of the FBI’s Most Wanted terrorists. He has been indicted for his role in the 1998 East AfricaEmbassy bombings, and has forged or altered passports for many al Qaeda’s operatives.